Monday, 29 December 2008

The Sevso Treasure Revisited

Time Team covered the Sevso Treasure on (UK) Channel 4 on December 26, 2008 ("The mystery of the Roman treasure"). Channel 4's website has plenty of useful links including a quiz on "the illegal antiquities trade".

As Channel 4 recommends "Looting Matters" in its list of resources to "Find Out More" here are previous postings on the Sevso Treasure:

1 comment:

Panopolis said...

Thank you for the link.

It's very interesting to read about the Seuso treasure here in Hungary.

Unfortunately I rather sceptical that these finds will be ever returned to our country.

I will not be surprised if in ten years we will see them in a new museum in some Gulf country, and still it would not be worst possibility....

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